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Diseases of the Colon & Rectum

, Volume 44, Issue 2, pp 300–301 | Cite as

How prevalent are alterations in bowel habits during menses?

  • Aykut Ferhat Çelik
  • Hande Turna
  • Gülsüm Emel Pamuk
  • Ömer Nuri Pamuk
Letter To The Editor
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Keywords

Public Health Bowel Habit 
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© The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Aykut Ferhat Çelik
    • 1
  • Hande Turna
    • 1
  • Gülsüm Emel Pamuk
    • 1
  • Ömer Nuri Pamuk
    • 1
  1. 1.IstanbulTurkey

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